Cultural Sector Advisory Council

Chaired by Banu Valladares, ASC Board Member

Representing Operating Support Organizations
Alli Celebron Brown – McColl Center for Art + Innovation
Lonnie Davis, Jazz Arts Charlotte
Adrienne Dellinger, Clayworks
Tom Gabbard, Blumenthal Performing Arts
Kathryn Hill, Levine Museum of the New South
Ron Law, Theatre Charlotte
John Quillen, Gay Men’s Chorus

Representing Project Support Grantees
Rory Sheriff, Brand New Sheriff Productions
Nikkeia Lee, The Possibility Project
Justin Dionne, Cornelius Arts Center

Representing Colleges & Universities
Dr. Brian Jones, Johnson C. Smith University
Melissa Vrana, Central Piedmont Community College
Sherry Nelson, Davidson College
Meg Whalen, UNC Charlotte
Dr. Zach Zubow, Queens University of Charlotte

Representing Creative Individuals
Emily Andress, Awaken Gallery
Nicci Canada, Dapper Street Productions
Dae Lee, Fair Play / Hue House

Representing Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Staff
Jackie Barone
Dr. Michael Chilcutt

Representing North Carolina Arts Council
Janice Travis

Representing Public Art Commission
Robert Combs